Updated Tropical Cyclone Outlook for the Northern Region, including the Gulf of Carpentaria
Issued at 2:23 pm CST on Saturday 7 January 2017
for the period until midnight CST Tuesday 10 January 2017.
Existing Cyclones in the Northern Region:
A weak Tropical Low, 1001 hPa, is located in the southern Gulf of Carpentaria.
The low will remain slow moving during Sunday and Monday and is expected to move back inland across the Northern Territory, reducing the risk of a tropical cyclone developing.
Likelihood of a tropical cyclone in the Northern Region on:
Kirwan, Townsville Nth Qld -
February 2017 total - 67.2mm (283mm)
March 2017 total - 172.2mm (197mm)
2017 Yearly total to date - 503.0mm (1107mm)